Madison Museum of Contemporary Art

Featured Exhibitions & Events


Organized by the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.

George Tooker, The Subway, 1950. Tempera on composition board, 18 ½ x 36 ½ inches. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Juliana Force Purchase Award 50.23. Courtesy of the Estate of George Tooker and DC Moore Gallery, NY. Photography by Sheldan C. Collins. more »

The Mystery Beneath

Duane Brisette, Moonrise, 1981. Acrylic on paper, 21½ x 25½ inches. Collection of the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. Purchase through funds from Mr. and Mrs. Frederic F. Renfert. more »

Los Grandes del Arte Moderno Mexicano

Frida Kahlo, Still Life: Pitahayas, 1938. Oil on aluminum, 10 x 14 inches. Collection of the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. Bequest of Rudolph and Louise Langer. © 2013 Banco de México Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, D.F. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. more »

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Find fine objects designed and made by artists at the Museum Store. more »

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Members and volunteers provide critical support for MMoCA's exhibitions and programs while enjoying special benefits and behind-the-scenes opportunities at the museum. more »


MMoCA's annual schedule is filled with educational, social, and philanthropic events, each offering a distinctive opportunity to connect with the museum and fellow arts enthusiasts. Keep up-to-date by consulting MMoCA's calendar for event descriptions, dates, times, and locations. more »


Through its tours, talks, films, and publications, the museum gives children and adults the background to enhance their understanding and enjoyment of modern and contemporary art. MMoCA Collects, the museum's online exhibition, is a fascinating in-depth look at 30+ works from its permanent collection. more »